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[SLE] Alt lost on XEmacs
  • From: Jesse Marlin <jesse.marlin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 17 May 2001 08:41:14 -0400
  • Message-id: <15107.50922.735840.571024@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Derek Fountain writes:
> I have KDE-2.1.1 complied from source on my 7.1 system, and there's a slight
> problem with XEmacs. Alt-x isn't Meta-X anymore. Alt-x comes up as A-x; to
> get Meta-x I have to hit Esc-x. The problem persisted when I upgraded to
> X-4.0.3.
> Any other 7.1/XEmacs/KDE users have this problem?

Check for something like this in /etc/X11/XF86Config in the keyboard section:

LeftAlt Meta
RightAlt Meta

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Jesse Marlin
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